LCCC Scholarship

The Krysta Hankee Memorial  Fund was established in 2007 in Krysta’s memory.  The Fund wishes to present a monetary award in the amount of $2,000.00 to one full time 1st or 2nd year LCCC student (male or female) displaying high academic achievement and currently enrolled at LCCC.   The selection committee will select a student who demonstrates a desire to develop his or her leadership skills through campus and/or community involvement and service.

Please note:  Applicants considering transfer to a 4 year institution who have already completed a semester or two at LCCC, also qualify for this award.
The selection committee considers having a part time or full time job as “community involvement”.

APPLYING FOR THIS AWARD IS EASY – see directions below.
Directions for Application: Complete application online and submit.

  • Recommendations should be completed, emailed or mailed to addresses listed on form.
  • Applications & recommendations must be completed & received on or before March 15, 2015.
  • All information is considered confidential for use by the scholarship selection committee only.
  • Award notification will be sent to the award recipient & college administrators.
  • Award presentation time & location will be selected by college administrators.
The Award:

  • $2,000.00 in four payments of five hundred dollars ($500.00) over 2 years unless otherwise adapted due to transfer to four year college.
  • Based on a continuing strong academic standing
  • Congratulatory letter and $500.00 check  presented at award presentation
  • Name placed on the Krysta Hankee Memorial Scholarship Plaque at LCCC

Upon completion of each of the following three semesters, the recipient is then required to:

  • Submit their final grades after each semester for review by the Scholarship Committee
  • Submit a letter outlining the highlights and educational experiences of the completed semester
  • Letter to include plans for the upcoming semester
  • After a favorable review by the committee a $500 check will be awarded to the student.

Eligibility:
This award shall be presented to one full time LCCC student (male or female) currently enrolled at Lehigh Carbon Community College and otherwise meet the award criteria who has:

  • currently enrolled as a full time student at LCCC.
  • attained high academic achievement.
  • demonstrated effective leadership qualities.
  • made worthy contributions to the community.
  • submitted an essay to the award committee (300 words or less)
  • presented a recommendation from a community member.
  • presented a recommendation from a member of the LCCC educational staff.
Complete the form and click SUBMIT to enter information.